About Us

CUC Ulster is a modern and dynamic university based in Qatar, offering UK undergraduate and postgraduate degrees awarded by Ulster University.

CUC, is a member of Artan Consulting and Educational Services (ACES), a private Education group that owns, manages and operates educational institutions in Qatar with the objective of fostering academic innovation and excellence.

About the CUC-Ulster University Partnership

CUC is a modern and dynamic University based in Qatar. It has ambitious plans to be one of the leading private higher education providers in Qatar and will soon be building a brand new university campus in the new City of Lusail, 21km north of Doha, that will accommodate up to 5,000 students.

CUC offers BTEC HND qualifications for those who seek the vocational route.

With it’s partnership with Ulster University, it offers a range of internationally recognised foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees all licensed by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education.

Ulster University UK has a national and international reputation for excellence, innovation and regional engagement that has made a major contribution to the economic, social and cultural development of Northern Ireland.

It is in the top 25% of UK universities for world-leading research and is ranked 7th in the UK for research impact, meaning its teaching is research-led and allows it to bring leading edge thinking and practice to the classroom. It works with public, private and third sector organisations to co-create innovative, technology-driven learning and development solutions for government, industry and major charitable associations.

In addition, it works closely with the government to implement the Skills Strategy for Northern Ireland and to attract foreign direct investment by ensuring graduates are equipped with the qualifications and skills required by industry and commerce.

CUC’s Vision

To be a world class institution of higher education that supports the Qatar National Vision 2030 and nurtures creativity, entrepreneurship & research for the holistic development of our students.

CUC’s Philosophy

We believe in education for all and as such are proud to be a learning organization that provides a wide range of entry points and flexible delivery options.

We believe in investing in quality to bring about sustainable growth.

We believe that by working as one we will achieve our long-term aims and ambitions.

We believe that working in partnership brings benefits for all.

We believe that every learner should leave with the skills, knowledge, and self-confidence to take advantage of career and personal opportunities in the future.